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Mobic (Overview)

Meloxicam is a pain medication.


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What is mobic (meloxicam) used for? What r the dosage amounts?

What is mobic (meloxicam) used for? What r the dosage amounts?

Meloxicam: Meloxicam is a non steroidal anti-inflammatory medication. It is usually used to treated painful conditions. It comes with 7.5mg and 15mg. ...Read more

Mobic (Overview)

Meloxicam is a pain medication.


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Please describe the medication: mobic (meloxicam)?

Please describe the medication: mobic (meloxicam)?

NSAID: Mobic (meloxicam) is a non steroidal anti-inflammatory medication or nsaid. It is in the same family as naproxen, motrin, and celebrex. This medicine is sometimes used to treat inflammatory conditions such as gout, rheumatoid arthritis, and osteoarthritis. Avoid in in patients with a history of gastrointestinal bleeding, heart failure, renal failure, or allergies to nsaids. ...Read more

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What to do if accidentally took 2 ibuprophin, 1 meloxicam and are already on my proscribed adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine)?

What to do if accidentally took 2 ibuprophin, 1 meloxicam and are already on my proscribed adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine)?

Nothing now: Federal is an amphetamine type drug and Ibuprofen and Mexican are steroidal inflammatory drugs. Computer search shows no interactions between these classes of drugs, but that said, you should never take two different NSAIDs during the same time interval because this could lead to kidney and heart and gastrointestinal problems. ...Read more

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Bilirubin at 1.4. I am a runner, and also recently prescribed mobic (meloxicam). Can either play a role and is that number real reason for concern?

Bilirubin at 1.4. I am a runner, and also recently prescribed mobic (meloxicam). Can either play a role and is that number real reason for concern?

Probably not: If you are running enough to break down red cells that could raise your bilirubin. Mobic (meloxicam) would more likely effect the kidneys. If your liver enzymes are normal and there is no mention of broken blood vessels on your blood count, this is likely a benign elevation. There is a condition known as gilbert's syndrome which is simply an isolated elevated bilirubin. A small percentage of males have it. ...Read more

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If you are allergic to voltaren can you use mobic (meloxicam)?

If you are allergic to voltaren can you use mobic (meloxicam)?

No: You must avoid all nsaids and ask your physician about Aspirin use as well as you may also react to this as well. ...Read more

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If a nerve was cut during surgery will mobic (meloxicam) work for the pain?

If a nerve was cut during surgery will mobic (meloxicam) work for the pain?

Mobic (meloxicam) can be helpful: Acute nerve injuries do benefit from Meloxicam (mobic). If the injury was recent, taking Mobic (meloxicam) for 2 to 4 weeks can help with the pain. ...Read more

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Thank you! Could you give me your opinion of which works best and is safer with the least chance of negative side effects: mobic, (meloxicam) relafen or voltaren?

Thank you! Could you give me your opinion of which works best and is safer with the least chance of negative side effects: mobic, (meloxicam) relafen or voltaren?

Even odds: These are all members of the NSAID family. They all have about the same potential for side effects such as stomach irritation or possibly some salt and water retention (edema). There are some small studies that suggest that diclofenac might have slightly better analgesic effect but they all have fairly equivalent anti-inflammation properties. ...Read more

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How long is it safe to take mobic (meloxicam) for?

How long is it safe to take mobic (meloxicam) for?

Mobic (meloxicam): Like any NSAID long term usage should be monitored by your doctor, checking renal and liver function periodically since these drugs could be toxic on prolonged utilization. ...Read more

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I might be pregnant is meloxicam mobic 15 mg is dangerous in first trimester of pregnany.? I'm taking it ones a day. What pain killer is safe?

I might be pregnant is meloxicam mobic 15 mg is dangerous in first trimester of pregnany.? I'm taking it ones a day. What pain killer is safe?

Meloxicam – Mobic (meloxicam): Meloxicam – Mobic is FDA pregnancy category C during the first 29 weeks of gestation & category D starting at 30 weeks gestation. It is not a good choice. Tylenol (acetaminophen) can be a safer option. Acupuncture is yet safer for pain in pregnancy. ...Read more

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Taking daily meloxicam for my severe scoliosis for 2 years now. What should I do to be safe from any side effect? I cant live without pain killer.

Consider Acupuncture: You could work with an acupuncturist to see if it decreases your pain. If it does then the acupuncturist could teach you which points to stimulate yourself with magnets or acupressure at home in between sessions. If this works you may be able to decrease the amount of pain medication you need for relief and this helps decease the side effects. ...Read more

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How long will withdrawal symptoms last after stopping mobic (meloxicam)?

How long will withdrawal symptoms last after stopping mobic (meloxicam)?

SHOULD NOT HAVE ANY: Mobic (meloxicam) is a non- steroidal anti inflammatory agent like Motrin for instance. I do not know why there would be withdrawal. Now the pain and inflammation can return of course. ...Read more

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Is it safe to mix mobic (meloxicam) and flexeril?

Mobic (meloxicam) & Flexeril: Flexeril is a muscle relaxer, Mobic (meloxicam) is a non steroidal anti-inflammatory medication. You can used them together as prescribed. ...Read more

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In 2009 took15mg of mobic (meloxicam) 3x a day for 20 days. Still have 2012 intestinal inflammation and elevated liver enzymes. Did this overdose cause?

In 2009 took15mg of mobic (meloxicam) 3x a day for 20 days. Still have 2012 intestinal inflammation and elevated liver enzymes. Did this overdose cause?

Meloxicam overdose: The Meloxicam overdose symptoms are blue lips, fingernails, or skin, seizures, pain in the chest, upper stomach, or throat, severe stomach pain, skin rash, swelling around the eyes, face, lips, or tongue, rapid weight gain. ..
Many medications can cause elevated liver enzymes and intestinal inflammation, please see your doctor for evaluation. ...Read more

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What is mobic (meloxicam)?

Meloxicam: Meloxicam is a non steroidal anti-inflammatory medication. It is usually used to treated painful conditions. ...Read more

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Can I stop taking meloxicam?

Yes: Meloxicam can be discontinued without tapering.

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Is meloxicam 7.5mg addicting?

No: It is a nonsteroidal inflammatory drug and none of them are addicting. ...Read more

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Can you get high off meloxicam?

No: Meloxicam is a non steroidal anti-inflammatory medication. It is used to treat painful conditions. It does not make you feel high. ...Read more

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How do I stop taking meloxicam?

How do I stop taking meloxicam?

Meloxicam: Is nonselective nonsteroidal analgesic and you can stop taking Meloxicam at any time without requiring a withdrawal process. ...Read more

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Meloxicam is it gd antiinflamatory?

Meloxicam is it gd antiinflamatory?

Yes, but: Should be taken with caution if renal impairment is present, as noted in your history! ...Read more

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What is Mobic (meloxicam) used for?

Mobic (meloxicam): Mobic (meloxicam) is an NSAID used in the treatment of osteoarthritis & rheumatoid arthritis. ...Read more

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Will mobic (meloxicam) get you high?

No: Meloxicam is a non steroidal anti-inflammatory medication. It is used to treat painful conditions. It doesn't make you feel high. ...Read more

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How much acetaminephen in meloxicam?

None: Meloxicam is only Meloxicam (an nsaid)and contains not other ingredients. ...Read more

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Who should not take Mobic (meloxicam)?

Mobic (meloxicam): "Mobic is contraindicated for the treatment of peri-operative pain in the setting of coronary artery bypass graft (CABG) surgery" It is also contraindicated in the face on allergy. See: http://www. Drugs. Com/pro/mobic. Html ...Read more

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